Some information on this website may be out of date following the recent announcement of the death of The Duke of Edinburgh.

Update on The Duke of Edinburgh's health

Published 7 June 2013

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh has had an exploratory operation following abdominal investigations.

The results will now be analysed.

At this early stage he is progressing satisfactorily.

Further updates will continue to be issued when appropriate.

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